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GMU Vice Provost Dr. Michelle Marks Credits CWB and Presents on Well-Being at American Chamber of Commerce Meeting in Korea

GMU Vice Provost Dr. Michelle Marks Credits CWB and Presents on Well-Being at American Chamber of Commerce Meeting in Korea

Professor Michelle Marks gave a presentation on “Leading to Well-Being” at the meeting of the American Chamber of Commerce in Korea. Dr. Marks credited the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being for running programs outside of the regular curricula to improve its students’ well-being. On June 9, she will give a lecture under the theme of well-being to students at George Mason University Korea in Songdo, Incheon.

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Mason Is Collecting Student, Faculty, and Staff Strengths Stories

Mason Is Collecting Student, Faculty, and Staff Strengths Stories

The Gallup StrengthsFinder Assessment is FREE OF CHARGE to all Mason students, faculty and staff as part of the Well-Being University Initiative! This discovery tool helps participants identify their top five strengths along with innovative ways to use them in everyday life. Have you taken StrengthsFinder yet? Go to the WBU website and take it today! Tell us about your Strengths!

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Personal Well-Being Certificate Program Begins in June!

Personal Well-Being Certificate Program Begins in June!

Join the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being’s upcoming Well-Being Foundations of Personal Transformation course. This life-transforming experiential program aligns you with your deepest held values and connects you with a positive vision for your life. It will provide you with tools and practices to broaden and deepen your capacity for authentic happiness, greater resilience, and enhanced well-being. Program begins June 26th!

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CWB's Director Dr. Nance Lucas to Speak at Senator Warner's Virginia Young Professionals Summit

CWB's Director Dr. Nance Lucas to Speak at Senator Warner's Virginia Young Professionals Summit

The Center for the Advancement of Well-Being' s Director, Dr. Nance Lucas, has been invited by Senator Warner to present at Virginia Young Professionals Summit on Friday, May 30th! Celebrating its 5th year, the Virginia Young Professionals Summit invests in the leadership development of young professionals from across the Commonwealth and serves as a platform for the next generation of leaders to connect, build relationships, and exchange ideas around leading topics. The Summit is a nonpartisan, nonpolitical official U. S. Senate event and is free to all registered participants. Learn more and register today!

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GMU De-Stress Fest: Having Fun, Learning to Survive Finals Week

GMU De-Stress Fest: Having Fun, Learning to Survive Finals Week

Spring semester’s finals week can be an especially stressful time for students. George Mason University’s De-Stress Fest, a series of events taking place this week, serves as the perfect opportunity to relax, have fun and mentally recharge before finals, says Melissa Ulmer, assistant director for Student Government. De-Stress Fest is sponsored by University Life’s Student Involvement and runs April 27 to May 3. Events are sponsored by multiple offices across campus.

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Spring into Well-Being 2015: Who's Walking Wednesday Costume Walk

Spring into Well-Being 2015: Who's Walking Wednesday Costume Walk

On Wednesday, April 15th, all three campuses hosted a special Who's Walking Wednesday Costume Walks as part of Spring into Well-Being 2015 and Mason's Well-Being University initiative. Every Wednesday, the Mason community on each campus is invited to join Who's Walking Wednesdays at 12:00 Noon! The goal is to encourage people to move around, get out of their chairs, break up the day, and enjoy some good company! Learn more about the Well-Being University Initiative and Spring Into Well-Being today!

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